Yeah that makes me want to cry as well. However, its one of those things that makes the US made even more valuable.
And I just thought about that Chris... "Is it just me?" - Dude, you took an oath to defend that Ensign many years ago. You (like many others) woke up many a morning to raise it at 0800 and bring it down at sunset every day.
Yeah, I guess that does instill a sense of pride in it eh?